Wishing Well Health Center

(855) 405-9953

1539 Country Club Rd, Fairmont, WV

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1539 COUNTRY CLUB RD
FAIRMONT
WV
26554
USA
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1539 Country Club Rd
Fairmont, WV
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11/21/2012 An OurParents User Writes: Wishing Well Health Center is an average sized, for profit, nursing home with 119 beds based in Fairmont, WV. At last check, the facility had 106 residents indicating that it is 89% occupied which is about average within the state of West Virginia. The provider accepts both medicare and medicaid programs, and provides resident counseling services.
This nursing home is not located in a hospital or a continuing care retirement community (CCRC). As of November 2012, the medicare rating for Wishing Well Health Center, was 2 stars, which is a lower rating than 55% of nursing homes in West Virginia. Important to note that this facility has recently improved and has gone from 1 stars to 2 stars.
We have compared the detailed Medicare data for Wishing Well Health Center with other senior care providers in West Virginia. When compare to the state averages for staffing, the number of registered nurse (RN) hours per resident per day is about average; Certified nursing assistant (CNA) hours per resident per day is about average; The number of licensed practical (LPN) or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is about average. The most recent health inspection was on 03/08/2012.
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Description of Wishing Well Health Center in Fairmont, WV

Number of Beds : 119

Wishing Well Health Center, located in Fairmont, West Virginia provides the following services: Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Wishing Well Health Center has received 3 stars from Medicare and an average user review rating of 2 stars. Wishing Well Health Center has a very good hospital, Fairmont General Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 86 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Wishing Well Health Center's nearest hospital is 1 miles away. The zipcode (26554) in West Virginia, where Wishing Well Health Center is located, has an average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Wishing Well Health Center can be found here.

Wishing Well Health Center is a nursing home. It provides medical nursing service for seniors with serious illnesses or disabilities twenty-four hours a day, delivered by registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and certified nurse aids.

Nursing care facilities cater to several types of patients: some patients require short-term rehab while recovering from surgery; others require long-term nursing and medical supervision. In addition, some nursing homes offer specialized care programs for Alzheimer's or other illnesses, or short-term respite care for frail or disabled persons when a family member requires a rest from providing care in the home. Please note that you can help compare nursing homes by looking at the Medicare ratings of a given facility (Medicare has a 5-star rating system for comparing nursing homes). There are various ways for paying for care in a nursing home. Make sure you know your loved one's Medicare and Medicaid eligibility, and understand how you can use tools like long term care insurance to pay for nursing home care.

Also, Wishing Well Health Center is a skilled nursing facility (SNF). It is primarily engaged in providing skilled nursing care and related services for residents who require medical or nursing care; or rehabilitation services for the rehabilitation of injured, disabled, or sick persons.

Skilled nursing facilities cater to patients who either need short-term rehab while recovering from surgery; or require long-term nursing and medical supervision. Skilled Nursing facilities are very often associated with area hospitals.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.

Amenities

Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
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    Demographic Profile for Fairmont, WV,26554

    Annual Crime
    26554 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 3 4
    Property Crimes 4 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 40%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Environment
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 45.8 / 100
    Water Quality 40 / 100
    Superfund Sites 20 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 138.5
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 23% Below
    Cost of Food 8% Below
    Utilities 11% Below
    Miscellaneous 9% Below
    Education
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 7.36%
    People
    Male Population 47.68%
    Female Population 52.32%
    Median Age 40.2 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $38,674
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Fairmont WV
    Percent Religious 41.30%
    Catholic 10.08%
    Methodist 8.57%
    Baptist 7.71%
    Other Christian 7.16%
    Pentecostal 4.80%
    All Other 2.97%
    Race
    Breakdown of ethnicities in Fairmont WV
    White  93.4%
    Black  4%
    Multiracial  1%
    Hispanic/Latino  0.7%
    Asian  0.6%
    Other  0.1%

    Please Note Zip code-level crime information is provided by U.S. Census data. OurParents ALWAYS recommends that you visit the facility and check with local law enforcement authorities, and draw your own conclusions about the safety of any given care provider and area.

    Nearby Hospitals

    Fairmont General Hospital

    1325 Locust Avenue
    Fairmont WV 26554
    Distance: 1 mile
    Tel: 304-367-7100
    Average Rating: 86%
    Nearby Drug Stores

    Rider Pharmacy Inc

    303 Merchant St
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (304) 366-2710

    S N S Foods Inc

    9789 Mall Loop
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (304) 368-9123

    American Pharmacy

    2500 Fairmont Ave
    Distance: 1.5 miles
    (304) 368-9123
    Nearby Churches

    Black L Alex

    101 Braddock St
    Fairmont, WV
    Distance: 0.7 miles
    (304) 366-0316

    Church Of Christ

    1 Oakwood Rd
    Fairmont, WV
    Distance: 1.4 miles
    http://www.orcofc.com
    (304) 363-1239

    Trinity Assembly Of God

    70 Maranatha Dr
    Fairmont, WV
    Distance: 1.9 miles
    http://www.trinityassemblyofgod.org
    (304) 363-8237
    Nearby Parks

    Mary Lou Retton Park

    Fairmont, WV
    Distance: 0.9 miles

    Twelfth Street Municipal Swimming Pool

    Fairmont, WV
    Distance: 1.6 miles

    5th Street Park

    5th St
    Fairmont, WV
    Distance: 1.6 miles
    Services

  • Nursing Home
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No